- an old British measure of capacity, about 15 imperial gallons (68 liters).
- a small cask.
Origin of rundlet
1350–1400; Middle English rondelet; see roundlet
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Historical Examples of rundlet
If there should be a little more then to fill two hogsheads, put it in a Rundlet by it self.The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened
- obsolete a liquid measure, generally about 15 gallons
Word Origin for rundlet
C14: see roundlet
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